After a series of three unsuccessful matches in the league, Chelsea had to react at all costs this Saturday against Fulham (19th day of the Premier League). Because following this bad series, the Blues coach Frank Lampard has been threatened for several days. And after their success against Morecambe in the FA Cup, Olivier Giroud, holder, and his teammates won 1-0.
While the Cottagers found themselves outnumbered before the break following the expulsion of Robinson (44th), Mount scored the only goal of the game later, in the 78th minute. Victorious over Fulham 1-0, Chelsea took three important points and temporarily moved up to seventh in the standings. The locals of the day, they remained in the red zone, in the eighteenth row.